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Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Anderson: The Reading Level of Law Professor Blogs

Robert Anderson (Pepperdine), The Reading Level of Law Professor Blogs:

I recently discovered a feature of Google that allows the user to filter searches by "reading level." ... [D]rawing on the websites listed in Paul Caron's blog traffic rankings on TaxProf Blog, plus a few choices of my own, I produced the following ranking [of 59 blogs and websites]. ...

Rank

Caron Rank

Blog

Basic Level

Advanced Level

Advanced/Basic Difference

1

50

Legal History Blog

2

51

49

2

24

Antitrust & Comp. Policy Blog

1

44

43

3

8

Patently-O

4

32

28

4

18

Harvard Law Corp Gov

1

25

24

5

19

Opinio Juris

1

16

15

6

45

Civil Procedure Prof Blog

0

14

14

7

10

The Incidental Economist

10

23

13

8

31

EvidenceProf Blog

1

12

11

9

30

Legal Whiteboard

0

10

10

10

48

Dorf on Law

1

10

9

11

29

Workplace Prof Blog

2

11

9

12

20

Concurring Opinions

3

12

9

13

6

Leiter Reports: Philosophy

11

20

9

14

NA

Witnesseth

1

9

8

15

47

Legal Ethics Forum

3

10

7

16

22

Constitutional Law Prof

1

7

6

17

11

Lawfare

1

6

5

18

15

Sentencing Law & Policy

1

6

5

19

38

CrimProf Blog

1

6

5

20

28

Balkinization

3

8

5

21

41

Nonprofit Law Prof Blog

0

4

4

22

4

TaxProf Blog

1

5

4

23

2

Volokh Conspiracy

2

6

4

24

49

Adjunct Law Prof Blog

1

4

3

25

13

Leiter's Law School Reports

7

10

3

https://taxprof.typepad.com/taxprof_blog/2014/07/anderson-the-reading-level-.html

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